# 1st Gen Model Fastenal Company Building materials, hardware, garden supply & mobile home dealers

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Nov. 21, 2017
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0.69%Expected margin
72.31% successful of 65 deals
$48.45 Last close price
at 21-nov-2017


Model's trade recommendations -1.23% Return for period

3.64% Annual return

$13.93B Market Cap

β 1.06  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period -1.23%
52wk return 14.99%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio 0.40
Sharpe ratio 0.32
Norm. RMSE 0.26%
Downside risk 10.08%
Volatility 12.46%
  • 1.28 (2.64%) Div (Yield)
  • STRONG BUY Analysts consensus recommendation

Fastenal Company sells industrial and construction supplies grouped into eleven product lines. The traditional Fastenal? product line consists of threaded fasteners and other miscellaneous supplies. The Company also sells, in its other ten product lines, tools, metal cutting tool blades and blade resharpening services, fluid transfer components and accessories for hydraulic and pneumatic power, material handling and storage products, janitorial and paper products, electrical supplies, welding supplies, safety supplies, and raw materials.

Industry sector: Retail/Wholesale

Sector classification: Building materials, hardware, garden supply & mobile home dealers

Deep Learning based analysis and prediction model for Fastenal Company (FAST) stock is a 1st Generation Non-linear Autoregresive with exogenous variable(s) (NARX) model based on the Recurrent Neural Network architecture.

Model is in the production pipeline since Oct. 23, 2015.

Market data for FAST model training are being downloaded from the Quandl premium datasets on a daily basis.

Model is being retrained on a daily basis.

Float 286M
P/E 25.78
Shares Outstanding 287M
% Held by Insiders 0.55%
% Held by Institutions 83.63%
EPS (last reported FY) $1.73
EPS (last reported Q) $0.50
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $0.50
Total revenues $4 B
Net income $0 B